Kaarlo Tuominen

1908 - 2006

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Kaarlo Jalmari Tuominen (9 February 1908 – 20 October 2006) was a Finnish runner. He had his best achievements in the 3000 m steeplechase, winning a silver medal at the 1936 Olympics and placing fourth at the 1938 European Championships. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kaarlo Tuominen has received more than 7,472 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Kaarlo Tuominen is the 1,246th most popular athlete (down from 919th in 2019), the 369th most popular biography from Finland (down from 329th in 2019) and the 61st most popular Finnish Athlete.

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Among athletes, Kaarlo Tuominen ranks 1,246 out of 6,025Before him are László Fábián, Leonid Bartenyev, Clarence Pinkston, Georg de Laval, Paola Pigni, and Pierre Thorsson. After him are Jacques Cariou, Renaud Lavillenie, Gábor Delneky, Gustaf Rosenquist, Mirko Sandić, and Horatio Fitch.

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Among people born in 1908, Kaarlo Tuominen ranks 356Before him are Guillermo Arellano, Julio Lores, Necil Kazım Akses, Knut Fridell, František Douda, and Maximos V Hakim. After him are Marcel Pinel, Aleksandr Zarkhi, Mae Questel, Kurt Neumann, Robert Pearce, and Sulo Nurmela. Among people deceased in 2006, Kaarlo Tuominen ranks 311Before him are Proof, Jenő Dalnoki, Jackie McLean, Georges Stuber, Padmini, and Loyola de Palacio. After him are André Strappe, Mirko Sandić, Rosendo Hernández, Ron Greenwood, Nel van Vliet, and Jorge Mendonça.

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In Finland

Among people born in Finland, Kaarlo Tuominen ranks 369 out of 751Before him are Teodor Koskenniemi (1887), Veli Lehtelä (1935), Katri Vala (1901), Sami Vänskä (1976), Paavo Lonkila (1923), and Leena Krohn (1947). After him are Aki Karvonen (1957), Päivi Räsänen (1959), Kaarlo Maaninka (1953), Antti Kalliomäki (1947), Hannu Salama (1936), and Sari Essayah (1967).

Among ATHLETES In Finland

Among athletes born in Finland, Kaarlo Tuominen ranks 61Before him are Sulo Bärlund (1910), Thorvald Strömberg (1931), Erkki Kataja (1924), Kurt Wires (1919), Teodor Koskenniemi (1887), and Veli Lehtelä (1935). After him are Kaarlo Maaninka (1953), Väinö Ikonen (1895), Sulo Nurmela (1908), Kaarlo Kangasniemi (1941), Eino Purje (1900), and Eero Kolehmainen (1918).